Book Description

This is a scarce book probably due to its mid-First World War date of publication. The charming illustrations are by Chloe Preston (1887-1969) well known for her art work on postcards during the 1920s & 1930s. Considering its age & scarcity it presents as a very attractive item.
Author May Byron
Date No date given, probably 1916
Binding Olive card covers with round embossed colour image of a little girl moving a heavy duty shell on a trolley on the front cover
Publisher Henry Frowde / Hodder & Stoughton
Illustrator Chloe Preston. (6 colour plates & numerous line drawings in the text)
Condition VF /G Some scuffing to edges of front cover, minor ink stain to edge of half-title page, small loss to top corner of pp 11/12. O/w v.g.
Pages 44

Price: £145.00

Offered by Geoff Cox Books

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